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Jan
13
2021 Recap

2021 Recap

2022's progress bar indicates 3,5%, which means that the 2021 summary should have been out a few days ago.
8 min read
Dec
14
Working Setup Dilemmas

Working Setup Dilemmas

I've been using 13" MBP with an external monitor for ages. It's perfect for pretty much any task, including iOS development as well. The external monitor is absolutely lifesaving when dealing with UI Storyboards of an iPad size.
4 min read
Nov
22

Vapor RestKit v2.0 is Finally Out

I've finally pushed it out. I've persisted backward compatibility with 1.x version and only marked old APIs as deprecated. (yeah, this will produce a ton of warnings) The internals and tests are a little bit messy now as they actually contain both old and new implementations at the same time.
2 min read
Oct
14

How to Exploit Network Effects in Daily Activities

Hey! I'm yet another guy from the internet who has enough time for pretty much everything. Apart from my full-time job, I spend time with family, hang out with friends, do some sports 3 times a week, code open-source stuff in my free time, and preparing my side project for a soft launch.
3 min read
Sep
27

Vapor RestKit News

I've started to work on a big update for Vapor RestKit. I've been using it for a while and noticed several shortcomings that were not noticeable on the stage of the initial design, both related to its internals and API.
1 min read
Jul
27
Taking UICollectionView to SwiftUI

Taking UICollectionView to SwiftUI

Why the heck do we still need UICollectionView in SwiftUI?
4 min read
May
25
Custom Segmented Control Picker with SwiftUI

Custom Segmented Control Picker with SwiftUI

Not long ago, I needed a segmented picker, and as it usually happens, native things didn't fit designs quite well, and I had to go custom. Here is what happened next😄
3 min read
Mar
27

30 Years on This Planet

My initial plan to ride on a motorbike right into my 30 years old has failed. I don't have neither a bike nor even a moto driving license. I can't even drive it. So my Mom can be completely calm.
1 min read
Mar
23

My 100 Days of Code Challenge

In 2020 during the pandemic, I paused all my employment work, went on sabbatical, and decided to work on side projects full time. At some point, it seemed to me that I lacked discipline and moved too slowly. I jumped into the 100 Days of Code Challenge to see how it would push my progress forward.
2 min read
Mar
18
Night Owl's Confessions

Night Owl's Confessions

When you are a night owl, you constantly suffer from the world that seems to have been created by early birds exclusively for early birds. I've been a night own since I remember myself.
7 min read